MP3 player

FiiO X3-II (2nd Gen) portable high resolution lossless music player review

A little over a year ago, I reviewed the Fiio X3 digital audio player (DAP). I liked the sound (still do) and its ability to play higher resolution files than my trusty iPod Classic. However, its interface suc… left a lot to be desired. Plus the arrangement and purpose of buttons was confusing at best. …

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Fiio X3 Portable Digital Music Player review

In the past few years, I have reviewed many gadgets for the Gadgeteer, mostly involving audio. I just love headphones and speakers, so I usually stick to that. While I may be more discerning than many regarding audio quality, I don’t consider myself an audiophile and I try not to write like one. That’s not …

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Sony Walkman Z Series Mobile Media Player

Sony has extended their Walkman product line with the Z Series Mobile Media Player.  This Android 2.3 powered Mobile Media Player has a 4.3” touch screen, runs on a dual core mobile processor, has built-in WiFi / Bluetooth, micro HDMI port, and has Sony’s S-Master MX audio technology to deliver a crisp audio experience.  It …

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Creative ZEN Style M300 Bluetooth Touch MP3 Player

The Creative ZEN Style M300 MP3 player only has a tiny 1.45″ TFT screen, but it packs a lot of features into its small frame.  The M300 has Bluetooth 2.1 wireless (A2DP & AVRCP profiles) so you can listen to your music with Bluetooth headsets or speakers.  Touch keys around the screen control playback. It’s …

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Motz Tiny Wooden Power Speaker with Built-In FM Radio and MP3 Player

Back in July, I reviewed a Motz FM Radio Music Box and Auxiliary Speaker, and I was pleasantly surprised at the volume and great sound such a tiny speaker could produce.  Well, Motz has another tiny speaker with enhanced features, and Pyramid Distribution has it for us again.  The Motz Tiny Wooden Power Speaker has …

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Ellery Homestyles Sound Asleep Comfort Pillow with Built In Speakers Review

I’m not a big fan of falling asleep with the television on.  I do it a lot, but sometime around…say 2 am, I am awakened by loud screaming from whatever cheesy slasher movie is on or the rattling sounds of war from whatever action film is on or worse yet…the sound of some loud-mouth pitchman …

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